U.S. Rep. John Dingell (D-MI) (C) is escorted by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) (R) after they unveiled a portrait of Dingell during a celebration recognizing Dingell as the longest-serving member in the history of the United States Congress June 13, 2013 at the Statuary Hall of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. Rep. Dingell surpassed the late Sen. Robert Byrd (D-WV) to become the longest-serving member on June 7, 2013. He first entered Congress on December 13, 1955.
(June 12, 2013 - Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images North America)
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